Tag Archives: Engraving

Plate from Liancour, 1686, pg 25

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Monsieur de La Touche

Monsieur de La Touche was a 17th Century French Master. He played in integral role in the process of standardizing fencing terms and in establishing a codified method of fencing instruction.  The plate above is from his 1670  Les Vrays … Continue reading

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Angelo’s Plate XV, “Escrime,” in Encyclopédie

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The Art of Fencing, 1730

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The Art of Fencing, 1730. The Art of Fencing Represented in Proper Figures, Exhibiting the Several Passes, Encloses, Disarms, and c. Sold by John Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill.  

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Angelo’s Demi Volte

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